Liberal leader Steven Marshall says he has an open mind on policy solutions, today declaring South Australia “can’t afford to take one single solitary thing off the table” – only minutes after launching a strident defence of his unilateral move to take nuclear waste storage off the table.
How do you solve a problem like the South Australian Liberal Party?
Premier Jay Weatherill says he won’t be reshuffling his cabinet, despite factional pressure to jettison under-fire Environment Minister Ian Hunter, as his party descends into internal “chaos and panic” a year out from the next state election.
Another year almost gone, another election campaign around the corner... 'tis the season to take stock, and not in a Mid-Year Budget Review kind of way. It's been a tumultuous, eventful and often depressing 12 months, a year to test the resolve of mere prose. So instead, in his final column for 2016, Tom Richardson returns to an old favourite.